Friday Dec 13
Qualified chimney sweeps keep you warm and safe
With cold weather blanketing North Alabama, many people are turning up the heat or lighting fires in their fireplaces, which makes it important to practice fire safety.
Friday Dec 13
Pete the Cat - from paintings to sing-along books
From art to books, adults to children, Pete the Cat is the world's most beloved, and may we say, grooviest feline! Pete the Cat is the ultimate hipster blue cat, painted by artist, James Dean.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
12 days of Alabama-made gifts: Zkano organic cotton socks
Zkano sells organic cotton socks made in Fort Payne. The company's biggest seller is women's fashion socks.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Ft. Payne is home to Alabama Fan Club and Museum
In 1973, Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry and Jeff Cook left Ft. Payne, Ala., and began a meteoric rise to fame as the group, Alabama.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Laser cutting: The headwater of metal manufacturing
During the past few years the industry has seen some incredible productivity gains in the laser cutting arena.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Alabama Sen. Shadrack McGill won't run again
McGill pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the 2010 election when he beat Democratic Senate leader Lowell Barron of Fyffe.
Valleywx.com: Wide Range of Temperatures & Chance for Rain
The temperature was 39 degrees in Muscle Shoals while 70 degrees in Fort Payne at the same time this morning.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
18-wheeler driver killed in wreck near Fort Payne
Troopers responded to a wrecked 18-wheeler in the northbound lane at the 229 mile marker, which is just north of Fort Payne.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
April trial date set for former state Sen. Lowell Barron
<![CDATA[FORT PAYNE, Ala. (AP) -- A judge has scheduled the trial of former state Sen. Lowell Barron of Fyffe and former campaign aide Rhonda Jill Johnson for April 14. DeKalb County Circuit Judge Randall Cole set the trial date for the two defendants in Fort Payne. Attorney General Luther Strange's office got a DeKalb County grand jury to indict Barron and Johnson in April on campaign finance and ethics charges. The charges accuse them of diverting $58,000 from Barron's 2010 campaign account and a campaign car for Johnson's personal use and for non-campaign uses. The two have pleaded not guilty. Barron is a Democrat who held prominent positions in the Senate, including president pro tem, before losing his re-election campaign in 2010.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Sunny and warm Sunday expected across Tennessee Valley
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - After a sunny and warm Iron Bowl Saturday, temperatures are expected to dip into the mid-30s overnight, according to the National Weather Service in Huntsville.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Ft. Payne faces problem of hog-wild proportions
Hogs have gone wild in the DeKalb County town of Fort Payne. Residents are complaining to City Hall about yards damaged from wild hogs that have been seen in the area, so city officials are trying to do something about it.
Thousands of counterfeit goods seized at Etowah Co. trade day
A dozen people were arrested after thousands of counterfeit items were seized at an Etowah County trade day on Sunday.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Which player in the Alabama band is the MVP? Country stars perform again tonight in...
The Alabama band concludes its "Back to the Bowery" tour tonight at the BJCC Concert Hall in downtown Birmingham.
Monteen Dowdey built a beautiful life with her own hands
Monteen Dowdey, who died at 95 on Oct. 31, 2013, enjoys a gathering in honor of her 90th birthday a few years ago in Guntersville, Ala.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
WHNT News 19 Taking Action Report, "The Cost of Government"
There was a time in America when newspapers were king. Everyone read the paper. But 50 years ago this month that began to change with one event in American history, the assassination of President Kennedy.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
Ex-Alabama corrections officer charged with theft
<![CDATA[FORT PAYNE, Ala. (AP) -- A DeKalb County corrections officer accused of stealing money from an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee has been fired and charged with theft. Sheriff Jimmy Harris says 28-year-old John Weston Culpepper, of Dawson, was dismissed and arrested on Wednesday. Culpepper is accused of stealing $325 from a detainee in late September. Harris says his department, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Office of Professional Responsibility investigated the case. Culpepper is being held on $1,500 bond in the jail where he once worked. It's unclear if Culpepper has an attorney.